Research and Markets: 2014 Physician Market Report

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3hmrdv/2014_physician) has announced the addition of the "2014 Physician Market Report" report to their offering.

The '2014 Physician Market Report' is an industry-specific look at the most recent physician market trends tracking topics including Acountable Care (ACA) updates, physician-hospital integrations, EHR adoption, telehealth, spending, and sales increases. Now with "Why It Matters" summaries in each segment for quick & easy access to the info you need right now.

This Report Covers:

- Health Reforms

- Key Topics

- Industry Data

- GHX Sales Data

Key Topics Covered:

Executive Summary

Health Reform

- 26 states to expand Medicaid Program

- As of April, 2014, the Administration announced 7.5 million individuals have enrolled through the federal and state-based exchanges

- Value-based payments tie reimbursement to quality starting in 2015

- SGR update: Permanent solution still illusive

- Community health center capacity will double to 40 million patients by 2019

- Accountable Care Organizations save over $380 million since 2012

Key Topics

- Top 2014 trends for physician offices

- In 2013, mergers and acquisitions activity down by 8%, deal value up by 14%

- Hospitals have ownership stake in 23% of physician practices

- Primary care medical groups continue to be the primary target for hospital integration

- 3 out of 4 physicians see hospital employment as a negative trend

- Physician office visits up 2.7% in 2013, after declining four years

- Hospital employment of physicians grew 2.4% from 2010 to 2011

- Progress visits and preventative care are top reasons for physician office visits

- By 2025, physician shortage projected to be 130,600; nurses, 260,000

- By 2020, nurse practitioners projected to increase 30%; physician assistants, 58%

- Telehealth projected to grow as much as 56% annually through 2018

- From 2012 to 2013, EHR adoption by office-based physicians increased 21%

- 12,000 physicians or clinics practiced concierge medicine in 2013

- Patient satisfaction drives physician choice

- Half of physicians report as primary care subspecialty

Industry Data

- Physician spending increased one-half percent in 2012, while total healthcare spending remained stable

- Revenue before operating costs increased over 7% for single and multispecialty practices

- Medical/surgical supply expenses up nearly 18.5% for multispecialty and decline less than 1% for single specialty practices

- Multiple chronic conditions among seniors account for 2/3rds of nation's healthcare expenses

- Top 10 Medicare specialties account for 57% of total payments

GHX Sales Data

- Sales overview and market share

- Top 10 physician product categories, 2013 vs. 2012 sales (in dollars and units)

- Top 10 growing physician product categories, 2013 vs. 2012 sales (in dollars and units)

- Top 10 physician subspecialty product categories, in 2013 (in dollars and units)

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Sector: Hospital

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Hospital